Web Resources on Dementia and Driving
Caregiver and Patient Resources
Association for Driver Rehabilitation Specialists (ADED)
The ADED Web page describes warning signs of driving with a link to the directory on locating a driving specialist.
American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA)
Information on occupational therapists and their role in driving assessment and rehabilitation.
The national association’s Web site on driving and dementia with links to educational information. Local chapter websites will often list available driving clinics in the area.
Family Caregiver Alliance
1) Fact sheet on Dementia and Driving
2) A review of the myriad of caregiver issues related to this topic.
3) Dementia and Driving and the California State Law
Lennox and Addington Dementia Network
Dementia and Driving-Family and Caregiver Information.
Caregiver site on when to stop driving.
National Association of Social Workers
Locate a social worker near you.
The Caregiver Project
Alzheimer’s Disease, Dementia and Driving
This Web site catalogs and links to other topical Web sites.
Insurance company Web site with links to the brochure, “At the Crossroads” and “We Need to Talk”
Dementia and Driving Video for caregivers.
Alzheimer’s Knowledge Exchange Web site
Selected links on dementia and driving
American Family Physician
Dementia and Driving Handout for the Office
American Medical Association (AMA)
Physician's Guide to Assessing and Counseling Older Drivers
Dementia and Driving, p. 47
and State Licensing and Reporting Laws (last updated 2004)
California Department of Motor Vehicles
Discussion of the California Law and Dementia Severity
Dementia and Driving Toolkit: The Dementia Network of Ottawa
A toolkit for clinicians that evaluation and counsel older drivers.
Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS)
An website on older driver laws for driver licensing that is updated every six months.
When should patients with Alzheimer’s stop driving by Deniz Erten-Lyons
Driving with Dementia-What is the Physician’s Role?
A discussion of the physician’s role in this process.
Psychogeriatrics: Advanced Age, Dementia and Driving
A discussion of the physician role, ethics, and communication issues
SGIM Annual Meeting 2009
Driving Risk Assessment, p 17, 18, 19
A discussion and review of tools that may assist in assessing older drivers.
Talking to Seniors and Their Family about Dementia and Driving
Educational Pamphlet, by Mark Rappaport, 2007
VA Government Pamphlet
Dementia and Driving Handout
Agency on Aging
Assists in finding local resources for aging in the community.
American Public Transportation Association (APTA)
Locate a local transportation provider in your community.
American Administration on Aging (AOA)
Assists in finding older adult resources in your community.
Community Transportation Association (CTAA)
Information on transportation in the United States.
Novel older adult transportation system that provides 24-7 rides to seniors.
National Center on Senior Transportation
A Web site that provides links to many transportation agencies.
Seniors on the MOVE
Assists older adults with relocation to another community.